Brough Family Organization

2015 BFO
International Brough Reunion
in Utah

August 7-9, 2015

     The BFO held an International Brough Reunion in Utah on August 6-9, 2015. The following events took place during this reunion:

Friday, August 7, 2015
1:00 PM - 4:00 PM:

     Between 1:00 PM and 2:30 PM, BFO officials conducted a special guided tour of historic Temple Square, the large LDS Conference Center and the famous Family History Library of Salt Lake City. For more information on these locations, visit the following websites:
Website about historic Temple Square and its nearby Conference Center:
Website about the famous Family History Library:
     Between 3:00 and 4:00 PM, BFO officials and interested family members visited the Salt Lake City Cemetery and dedicated a gravesite memorial to John Brough (1831-1915), a Mormon pioneer from Durham, England, and a tailor in Salt Lake City. For more information about John Brough and his family, please visit this website:
     Note: Historical Brough-related family sites are located in Kaysville, Porterville and Randolph, Utah, and in Salt Lake City and Nephi, Utah. Click on the geographical locations in the previous sentence to learn more about these Brough-related sites.

The International Brough Family Reunion of August 7-9, 2015 was announced in the
Deseret News newspapers of July 23 & 30 and August 6, 2015, and placed online on July 28, 2015.

Saturday, August 8, 2015
1:00 PM - 4:00 PM:

     The BFO held its 2015 International Brough Reunion at the LDS Creekside Stake Center building located at: 1480 West Phillips Street (at the corner of Flint Street and Phillips Street), Kaysville, Utah.
Schedule of Events:
12:30 - 1:00 PM: Free registration in the Recreation Hall.
1:00 - 2:00 PM: International Brough Family History Meeting. This meeting featured a multi-media presentation of new Brough-related historical discoveries from around the world, and a special memorial tribute to David Atkins Brough and other Brough military serviceman.
2:00 - 4:00: Visiting time in the Recreational Hall where Brough-related materials from around the world ewere displayed. Also, a large new book, entitled Brough Families Worldwide (shown below) was made available for review or purchase. This new book is 613 pages in length and is freely available for viewing as a PDF file. If you wish to obtain a copy of this book please complete and submit a BFO Order Form to the BFO Secretary

Sunday, August 9, 2015
8:00 - 10:00 AM:

     Some BFO members attended a free live televised broadcast of "Music & the Spoken Word," featuring the famous Mormon Tabernacle Choir at the LDS Conference Center in downtown Salt Lake City, Utah. For more information on the Mormon Tabernacle Choir and Orchestra at Temple Square, visit these websites:

Related Reunion Photos and Information:

To order a copy of the above hardbound book or book on CD, visit this webpage.
This book is freely available for viewing as a PDF File.

BFO International Headquarters
115 East 800 North, Bountiful, Utah, 84010, USA.